HC Deb 02 December 1982 vol 33 c256W
Mr. Marlow

asked the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs how many diplomats have been involved in criminal proceedings arising from breaches of security over the last 20 years; how many of these cases involved a personal relationship with a member of the opposite sex and how many a homosexual relationship; and of those involving a relationship with the opposite sex, in how many instances the diplomat concerned has been (a) male or (b) female; and what has been the average number of (a) male and (b) female diplomats in post throughout the 20 years.

Mr. Hurd

The details requested are not immediately available. As soon as I have the information, I shall write to my hon. Friend.